Note: Image is a bit dark from 00:06:00 to 00:23:00 as on original recording. Description: Documentary on California photographer Marion Patterson, who studied under Minor White, Dorothea Lange, and Ansel Adams. A collection of her photographs titled Grains of Sand was published in 2002. Patterson's photographs focus on the natural surroundings of the central California coast, the Sierras, and the deserts of the Southwest. She describes her work as "photographs of the intimate landscape,... Topics: californialightandsound, Photography--California
byAutry National Center Institute of the American West
Description: Personal history with Dorothy Springer, in which she talks about her life, work among Indians in California, and her photographs. Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audio cassette Call Number: MIMSY CA.448; MIMSY CA.449; CA.448; CA.449 Rights: Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the Autry National Center Institute of the American West. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by... Topics: Klyver, Craig, Barton, Cheryl, Emee, Larry, Indians of North America--California,... Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audio cassette
A professional photo portrait of Ofelia Esparza (photo donor and maiden name Rivera) taken for her 10th birthday at Cantu Pe_a Studio in East Los Angeles (a renowned neighborhood studio). She is wearing a printed dress, a bow on her curled hair and oxford shoes with ankle socks. This image was provided by Jesse A. Ramirez for inclusion in the Foto East LA collection. Topics: californialightandsound, californiapreservationservice, Esparza, Ofelia, Girls--California--East...
A boat themed professional photo portrait of Sotera Pacheco (left and is the photo donor's grandmother) with two unidentified friends posing behind a boat rail prop that has a lifesaver ring that reads ""S.S. Catalina."" The capitalized N in Catalina is written backwards. The girl on the right has a drawing of a Mexican man with a guitar and sombrero printed onto her pants. The back drop is of a cloudy full moon night. The photo was taken in the 1940s. This image was... Topics: californialightandsound, californiapreservationservice, Pacheco, Sotera, Women--California--East...